Your right to privacy and the security of your personal data are concerns that the MSWG honors and takes seriously. The MSWG collects personal information when you visit its website to perform voluntary activities including but not limited to the following:
Submit a membership application.
Renew your membership.
Become a MSWG officer.
Populate a member profile.
Participate in an online community.
Provide survey feedback.
Respond to calls for makers/artists and/or demonstrators.
The MSWG may use personal information provided, including names, addresses, phone numbers, and email addresses, for the purpose of conducting MSWG business only. Your personal information will never be rented, loaned, sold, traded, or provided to any third party at any time.
The MSWG is committed to ensuring that your information is secure. To prevent unauthorized access or disclosure, the MSWG has put in place suitable physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information it collects online. All personal information provided to the MSWG is stored in databases located on servers that are behind firewalls.
Online Orders & Credit Cards
We do not take credit cards over the internet. We do use PayPal and when paying with PayPal you are responsible for complying with their policies and procedures.
The MSWG reserves the right to use password control over some parts of its website. Where user passwords are applicable, the user will be solely responsible for maintaining the secrecy of passwords and any other account information. Users should be careful and responsible whenever they are online. Posting personal information online that is accessible to the public may mean you will receive unsolicited messages from other parties in return.
The MSWG's website enables MSWG Members, at their own discretion, to maintain personal, professional, and biographical information based on their own visibility and privacy preferences.
Individual Member Rights
The right to be informed.
The right of access.
The right to rectification.
The right to erasure.
The right to restrict processing.
The right to data portability.
The right to object.
The right not to be subject to automated decision-making, including profiling.
Website Access Logs, Cookies, & Links
Web server access logs for this website are kept at the MSWG's commercial Internet Service Provider. These logs contain the IP address of the user's computer or proxy server, the date and time of the visit, the pages accessed, and other miscellaneous access information. This information cannot be used to personally identify any visitor.
The MSWG uses traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps the MSWG analyze data about web page traffic and improve the website to tailor it to member needs. The MSWG uses this information for statistical analysis purposes.
The MSWG does not currently use cookie technology on our public website with one exception. Cookies may be used on some private parts of the site that are not available to the public.